The UK has recorded another 696 COVID-related deaths and a further 18,213 cases - the highest daily total for fatalities since 5 May.
The Home Office broke equality law when it imposed its "hostile environment" immigration policies which contributed to the Windrush scandal, a report has found.
Rishi Sunak has announced a public sector pay freeze and a cut to foreign aid spending as the UK battles soaring debt and unemployment amid a huge COVID-induced economic shrinkage.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has set out government spending plans and latest economic forecasts.
A Foreign Office minister has quit following Chancellor Rishi Sunak's announcement of a cut to the UK's overseas aid spending.
The prime minister has written to allay the fears of children across the country by confirming Santa will be "packing his sleigh and delivering presents this Christmas".
A police officer who scanned a 7p barcode for carrots instead of a £9.95 barcode for Krispy Kreme doughnuts has said it was an honest mistake.
A Jeremy Corbyn supporter who sent threatening and antisemitic abuse to Labour MPs has been spared jail.
A teenager has pleaded guilty to dangerous driving after reaching speeds of 180mph on his motorbike during a half-hour police chase.
A man who was stabbed to death in London at the weekend has been named by police as Terrell Davis, the brother of US rapper 21 Savage.